- H.M.S. MALAYA WAR MEMORIAL
War 1 - Detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © Martin Edwards 2004
is erected in Lyness Royal Naval Cemetery. Lyness Royal Naval Cemetery,
Hoy and Graemsay, is on Hoy, between Mill Bay and Ore Bay. Lyness Royal
Naval Cemetery was begun in 1915 when Scapa Flow was the base of the
Grand Fleet. Lyness remained as a Royal Naval base until July 1946 and
the cemetery contains graves from both wars. The majority of the graves
are of officers, ratings, and members of the land forces lost from H.M.S.
"Hampshire," "Vanguard," "Narborough"
Copyright © Michael Booker 2004
THE OFFICERS AND MEN
WHO WERE KILLED IN THE
BATTLE OF JUTLAND
MAY 31ST 1916
AND OF THOSE
WHO AFTERWARDS DIED OF
BY THEIR SHIPMATES
THE INHABITANTS OF OUR EMPIRE
MAY IN PEACE AND QUIETNESS SERVE
THEE OUR GOD"